Agency Rankings by Category

Innovation

The Innovation category measures employee perceptions of efforts to improve the way work is done, including their own personal motivation to promote change and the support and rewards they receive for promoting new ideas.

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Rank Agency 2016 2015 Change (2015‑16)
1 Overseas Private Investment Corporation 81.3 76.4 4.9 
2 National Endowment for the Arts 80.0 70.9 9.1 
2 Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service 80.0 80.9 -0.9 
4 Office of Management and Budget 79.7 75.9 3.8 
5 Federal Labor Relations Authority 73.0 72.3 0.7 
5 U.S. International Trade Commission 73.0 71.1 1.9 
7 National Endowment for the Humanities 72.7 68.9 3.8 
8 Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 70.9 72.4 -1.5 
9 Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 69.3 65.6 3.7 
10 Federal Maritime Commission 67.6 62.2 5.4 
11 Surface Transportation Board 67.0 75.8 -8.8 
12 Corporation for National and Community Service 66.8 66.3 0.5 
13 Office of Special Counsel 66.5 61.3 5.2 
14 National Transportation Safety Board 66.2 64.1 2.1 
15 Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 66.1 64.0 2.1 
16 Millennium Challenge Corporation 65.3 59.9 5.4 
17 International Boundary and Water Commission 64.0 56.3 7.7 
18 Consumer Product Safety Commission 63.9 60.4 3.5 
19 Selective Service System 63.2 63.3 -0.1 
20 Merit Systems Protection Board 61.3 65.5 -4.2 
21 Farm Credit Administration 61.2 62.8 -1.6 
21 National Gallery of Art 61.2 59.0 2.2 
23 Commodity Futures Trading Commission 61.0 56.8 4.2 
24 Federal Housing Finance Agency 60.6 60.0 0.6 
25 Railroad Retirement Board 57.6 59.6 -2.0 
26 Export-Import Bank of the United States 57.3 60.4 -3.1 
27 Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 57.1 58.9 -1.8 
28 Federal Election Commission 49.2 53.1 -3.9 
Congressional Budget Office 0.0 

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